Canadian Metal – New Release Round-Up: February 2016, part 1

Welcome to the second edition of Hellbound’s Canadian metal new release round-up, courtesy of Kill Eat Exploit the Weak and CFMU. As before, please feel free to let us know of anything new we’ve missed in this list – we’d love to hear about it.

Canadian Metal Releases: January 24 – February 12, 2016

Black Wizard – New Waste
(Vancouver, British Columbia)
According to Gruesome Greg’s review, New Waste is definitely worth checking out: ” … If looking for the sounds and traditional metal of Motorhead, Priest, Maiden, Thin Lizzy and Sabbath one can look no further. …”

Danko Jones – Live a Wacken DVD/Blu-Ray
(Toronto, Ontario)
Released January 29. The video below gives you a glimpse at what to expect.

Divinity – The Immortalist Part 2: Momentum
(Calgary, Alberta)
Progressive death metal follow-up to 2013’s The Immortalist – Part 1: Awestruck and part of a trilogy concept album set to be completed later this year.

Protosequence – Schizophrene
(Edmonton, Alberta)
Missed it on the last round-up, but this release came out on January 24.

Seer – Vol 1 & 2
(Vancouver, BC)
“Very much a product of their environment, the band draws inspiration from the natural power of the Pacific Northwest and harnesses it into epic, expansive doom-sludge.”

Striker – Stand in the Fire
(Edmonton, Alberta)
You can stream the full album right now courtesy of

Unbowed – Dogma EP
(Guelph, Ontario)

Valyria – Steel Inquisition [single]
(St. Albert, Alberta)

Laura Wiebe

Laura is managing editor of and co-host of weekly metal show Kill Eat Exploit the Weak on CFMU 93.3 FM.

  • Joshua Wood

    The new Morningstar album just came out.

    • Laura Wiebe